The Success Secret Leaders Can Borrow From Michael Phelps


“Everyone says you’re so successful in the water because you’re tall and your feet are huge and you’ve got this lung capacity. I’m guessing there’s something else to it.” He replied, “Years ago, my coach said to me, ‘Hey Michael, are you willing to work out on Sundays?’ to which I said, ‘Yeah.’ He goes, ‘Great. We just got 52 more workouts in than your competitors, because most people take Sundays off.’”

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